Barr Beacon Park 8705

Walsall, England, West Midlands

Brief Description

Barr Beacon Park, one of the highest points in the West Midlands, has panoramic views over neighbouring counties, lowland heath and a nature trail. The war memorial is an observatory on the highest point of the park. The memorial is a roofed structure of Portland stone, approached by broad steps.

History

Barr Beacon Park was opened by Colonel J.H. Wilkinson at Easter 1919.

History

Period

  • Early 20th Century (1901-1932)